Stuart's passion is for coaching.

Whether the player has a handicap of 2 or 22 Stuart will adapt his coaching techniques according to the individual person, making sure that they will see (with practise) an improvement in their game. In his role as a Hertfordshire County Coach he is very keen to increase the interest for children to improve their own skills and in playing well attract more youngsters to the game of golf.

Stuart has played at all levels of County golf over the years, from juniors to the full county side. He has reach the final stage of the Open Championship Qualifying on 2 occasions in 2007 and 2010